Landscape Contracting

The Landscape Contracting A.A.S. degree is for students wanting to specialize in landscape design, landscape management and contracting.

Graduates of the Landscape Contracting program will have involvement in constructing, establishing, and maintaining landscapes from small residential projects to large commercial and industrial projects, as well as producing plans for small-scale residential and commercial sites. Students are also educated in areas such as graphics, surveying, soils, turfgrass management, weed and pest management and in business operations. This program is accredited by the Professional Land care Network, which recognizes institutions that meet or exceed industry standards for a model curriculum.

Degree Information

Visit the JJC catalog for Horticultural Landscaping Contracting degree requirements


Certificate of Achievement

Horticulture Landscaping

Certificate of Completion

Horticulture Landscaping


Gainful Employment Disclosures

What are Gainful Employment Programs? An educational program must lead to a degree at a non-profit or public institution or it must prepare students for "gainful employment in a recognized occupation."  Information is presented to the student about the length of each program, its estimated cost, and a way to obtain further information about the kinds of jobs available for those who complete this program and participate in the student financial assistance programs. Whether you are a current student or a prospective student, we hope that this information is helpful in making informed choices about your career and education.

National Association of Landscape Professionals Website